Posts Tagged ‘jetblue’

September 24th, 2013

Why you should want a National Airline Policy

Did you know that approximately 20 percent of a typical domestic airline ticket you pay goes to the federal government? That’s more than the percentage of government taxes levied on items deemed harmful for your health, like alcohol and cigarettes. Coupled with inefficient regulations, an outdated air traffic system and high fuel costs, let’s just […]

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September 9th, 2013

A JetBlue Reunion 10 Years in the Making

Nearly ten years ago, JetBlue Captain Eric Scott invited a young traveler to visit the cockpit and unknowingly changed this boy’s life. Elijah Hedrington was just five years old, traveling to Burlington, VT as part of the Fresh Air Fund. This program provides free summer experiences to New York City children from low-income communities. Elijah’s […]

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July 25th, 2013

Boston Says Hello to Houston

Today Boston says hello to Houston, with the launch of our newest route -Boston Logan International (BOS) and Houston’s William P. Hobby Airport (HOU). To celebrate the airline’s newest route, today through August 2, 2013 flights between BOS and HOU are on sale starting at $129 each way valid for travel between August 21, and […]

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July 11th, 2013

A Day In The Life: Airline Partnerships

Welcome to A Day in the Life, where we take you behind the scenes at JetBlue to learn more about the important jobs that work in concert together to run a major airline. This time, we visit with Jacob, Tracy and Driss, together they make up our Airline Partnership Team! “Having airline partners gives our […]

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June 13th, 2013

A Day in the Life: Interning

Welcome to A Day in the Life, where we take you behind the scenes at JetBlue to learn more about the important jobs that work in concert together to run a major airline. This time, we visit with Elise, Michelle and Stephen interns at our Long Island City, Headquarters. Remember when interning was all about […]

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February 24th, 2012

JetBlue On Bloomberg’s “Inside JetBlue” Series All-Day Today!

Bloomberg TV recently produced an in-depth feature for its “Inside JetBlue” series to showcase the history and culture of JetBlue and the inner workings of our operation! The segments that will be airing include the challenges of the airline industry: How does JetBlue keep customers happy and stay competitive in a business with so many […]

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November 19th, 2011

JetBlue Makes An Appearance in Vanity Fair!

Attention all Twilight-lovers! With the recent release of Breaking Dawn, it couldn’t be more perfect timing for Ashley Greene (won plays Alice Cullen), to mention JetBlue as her favorite way to travel in an interview with Vanity Fair! Here’s a clip from the article. To read her full interview, click here.

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November 12th, 2011

Chicagoland Library Wins $10,000 in Books from JetBlue!

We’re pleased to announce that the Dundee Township Public Library in East Dundee, Illinois is the winner of a $10,000 prize in Random House Children’s Books furnished by JetBlue as part of our Soar with Reading campaign. Readers nominated their local libraries and were entered to win a family vacation to the amazing Atlantis Paradise […]

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October 20th, 2011

ViaSat-1 Launch Trip: Blast Off!

Congratulations!  The ViaSat-1 satellite successfully launched at 12:48 AM Baikonur time on Thursday, October 20.  This marks the completion of a major milestone in our plan to reinvent onboard connectivity for our customers by providing a robust and reliable product experience. We did it! Before I give you the brief synopsis of the events leading […]

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October 19th, 2011

ViaSat-1 launch trip: From the Kremlin to Kazakhstan

After an exciting first day in Moscow, and being reassured that all was well with the ViaSat-1 satellite at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, your fellow JetBlue Crewmembers who are attending the launch took advantage of a restful night of sleep. This proved itself necessary for the jam-packed day of tourism that lay ahead, followed by an […]

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